Shannon Kirk

Shannon Kirk is the award-winning author of the debut psychological thriller, METHOD 15/33 (THE METHOD in UK, NZ, and OZ), which has garnered three starred reviews, won the National Indie Excellence Award for best suspense, was selected by the School Library Journal as one of the best 17 adult fiction books for teens, and was the Gold winner of the Benjamin Franklin IBPA award. METHOD 15/33 has been optioned for a major motion film and has sold into sixteen foreign territories. Ms. Kirk’s second novel (not a thriller), THE EXTRAORDINARY JOURNEY OF VIVIENNE MARSHALL, was published in September 2016. Read more about Shannon Kirk, her books, and short stories at and


For The Thrill Begins:

Facing Your Personal “issues” and “Issues” (5/18/17)

The Distractification of Trump and Its Impact on My Writing (1/12/17)

Debut Author Spotlight: Robert Rapoza (12/1/16)

Meet Your Region: New England (10/21/16)

Meet Your Heroes: F. Paul Wilson (6/29/16)

Commandments v. Rules v. Deadlines (5/5/16)

Debut Author Spotlight with Pamela Wechsler (3/15/16)

A Chat With Carole Barrowman: Professor, Writer, Critic (2/3/16)

The Plot Twist (1/28/16)

Suggestions on Where to Hide a Body (9/24/15)